CLOSING DATE: Ongoing LOCATION: Emmaus Glasgow TYPE: Voluntary

Do you have green fingers? Keen to work with plants? Enjoy the freedom or working outdoors? Then come and help us keep our community garden in check by becoming a Volunteer Gardener with Emmaus Glasgow.

Main duties:

  • Mowing the grass
  • Weeding plant beds
  • Working with companions to plant new beds of flowers, herbs and produce
  • General tidying of our garden areas

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Some experience in a garden or allotment
  • A willingness to work with our companions and pass on knowledge

Benefits of volunteering with Emmaus Glasgow:

  • The opportunity to work with our companions and contribute to our goal of providing valuable experience to those who have experienced homelessness.
  • The chance to be part of the Emmaus Glasgow community and meet likeminded people
  • Additional training opportunities
  • Access to staff support while on shift
  • Travel expenses to and from shifts, if required
  • Meals for shifts longer than 4 hours

What we ask of you:

  • Commitment to volunteering sessions as regularly as you are able
  • Timely contact of your supervisor when you are unable to attend a shift
  • A positive attitude while on shift
  • Patience and empathy for our companions and their circumstances
  • Commitment to Emmaus’s ethos and values

Apply today:

To apply for this role please get in touch:

T: 0141 353 3903
E:[email protected]